I'm shocked you don't know his background.
Don't let a Baastan accent fool you. FOOL.
Hmmm. Well it wasn't THE big news. But it was BIG new AND unexpected.
Add to that the fact that they were in negotiations to do this. Alibaba is about to announce their IPO.
The Alibaba announcement alone should have kept us above 35 before the call.
What was GS short...
Waiting for call for that, but their press release regarding having to sell less of their stake in AG has a money quote.
"Under its new leadership, Yahoo has made it a priority to build a good relationship with Alibaba," said Joe Tsai, Executive Vice Chairman and board member of Alibaba, "We look forward to working with Yahoo as a supportive shareholder and partner to expand our business for future growth."
Mine autosave works fine on 3 different computers older desktop older laptop new laptop .... different OS... I hated the tabbed interface.
To each his own.
What I do know is you are short. If I was not a shareholder or short I would not bother to #$%$ about the email upgrade.
I'm hearing whisper number is .37 cents. That's a few cents over consensus.
Even if a slight miss, I am looking for numbers on Alibaba & YJapan, updates on the acquisitions, there were many this past quarter not all were shuttered. More details on the excellent Comscore #'s we've seen this past few months that propelled us to # 1 & maybe a surprise or 2 (~~,
Listen I have tried the new email on a 5 year old Dell desktop/Windows XP, a 3 year old Dell laptop & a brand new Sony Vaio/Windows 8.
I have not had any major issues. I don't email all day. I think people are having issues with 1) change itself 2) older OS 3) setting up themes when they don't have to 4) checking the option to sync with google etc (either by error or on purpose) & not understanding what they have consenting to.
Whatever. I don't care. Any minor issues will be tweaked. Mayer is famous for this. Unlike the past, she will not upgrade & stop. Look at Flickr they just rolled out more tweaks this week-end.